Peace

Elvira, thank you very much for your permission that I may translate your tutorials.

 

Unfortunately her site is no longer online.

 

This tutorial was made in PSP 9, but can also be made in the other versions.

 

you can download the materials.

It contains: 7 tubes.

You need a gold pattern of your choice.

 

The tubes are by Angie, Kat, Lien and Silke.

Thank you so much for the beautiful tubes.

 

The other tubes are unknown to me.

If they are yours, please let me know so I can give you the proper credit.

 

Step 1

Open a transparent image of 725 x 525 pixels.

Selections - Select all.

Open tube 'LG-time' - copy the background layer.

Paste into the selection.

Selections - Modify - Contract - 35 pixels.

Step 2

Layers - New raster layer.

Copy tube 'LG-time'

Paste into the selection.

Don't deselect!

Step 3

Copy tube 'SKF_Heaven021.07'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Resize - 85% - All layers not checked.

Selections - Invert - press Delete.

Lower the Opacity of this layer to 70.

Set the Blend mode of this layer to Luminance (L).

Place it upper right.

Selections - Invert - don't deselect!

Step 4

Copy tube 'F-E-M2008-02'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Resize - 85% - All layers not checked.

Set the Blend mode of this layer to Luminance (L).

Place her left below.

Selections - Invert - press Delete.

Selections - Invert - don't deselect!

Step 5

Copy tube 'KCVisions-SadInside'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Resize - 85% - All layers not checked.

Place her on the right side.

Lower the Opacity of this layer to 60.

Set the Blend mode of this layer to Luminance (L).

Selections - Invert - press Delete.

Selections - Invert.

Don't deselect.

Activate your Eraser.

Activate layer 2 - clean the face of the woman.

Activate layer 3 - make the face of the woman more clean.

Step 6

Copy tube 'KAT_misted_wildflowersmall'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Resize - 65% - All layers not checked.

Place her right below - see main image.

Selections - Invert - press Delete.

Lower the Opacity of this layer to 56.

Selections - Select none.

Step 7

Copy tube 'PP_2Doves2_DVDM'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Resize - 50% - All layers not checked - repeat 1x with 85%.

Place them a little to the left and up - see main image.

Lower the Opacity of this layer to 80.

Step 8

Selections - Select all.

Selections - Modify - Contract - 35 pixels.

Selections - Invert - press Delete.

Selections - Invert.

Selections - Modify - Select selection borders - with these settings:

Step 9

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill this layer with your gold pattern.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Selections - Select none.

Step 10

Image - Add borders - 3 pixels - different color.

Select this border with your Magic wand.

Flood fill the selection with your gold pattern.

Selections - Select none.

Step 11

Copy corner 'wm1gold-i'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow:

Vert and Hor 1 - Opacity 50 - Blur 2 - color black.

Layers - Duplicate - Image - Mirror.

Layers - Duplicate - Image - Flip.

Layers - Duplicate - Image - Mirror.

Step 12

Add your name and/or watermark.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Image - Resize - Width 625 pixels.

Save your crea and you're done!

 

I hope you enjoyed making this lesson :-)

 

This lesson can not arrive at groups without my permission.

I certainly don't like copying.

If you want to link my lesson, please mail me.

Love Elvira

 

Translated by Zial on August 4, 2012

 

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